Dominican Rep. Holds Rate as Past Easing Boosts Demand

This article was originally published on CentralBankNews.info on November 30, 2019. It is reproduced here with permission from the author. The Central Bank of the Dominican Republic (BCRD) left its monetary policy rate steady at 4.50 percent for the third month, saying domestic demand is continuing to react favorably to the expansive monetary policy measures it has … Continue reading Dominican Rep. Holds Rate as Past Easing Boosts Demand

Mexico Cuts Rate 25 BPS, Two Vote For 50 BPS Cut

This article was originally published on CentralBankNews.info on September 26, 2019. It is reproduced here with permission from the author. Mexico's central bank lowered its benchmark interest rate for the second month in a row, citing the decline in inflation, ample slack in the economy and lower domestic interest rates, factors that are consistent with the convergence … Continue reading Mexico Cuts Rate 25 BPS, Two Vote For 50 BPS Cut

Peru Cuts Rate 1st Time In 17 months, global risks persist

This article was originally published on CentralBankNews.info on August 8, 2019. It is reproduced here with permission from the author. Peru's central bank lowered its monetary policy rate for the first time in 17 months but said this did "not necessarily imply additional reductions in the policy rate" as the annual inflation rate is still expected to … Continue reading Peru Cuts Rate 1st Time In 17 months, global risks persist